Suspicious packages in Istanbul disrupted the tram service: There was a disruption in tram services due to suspicious packages left at two stations in Istanbul.
Located on Fatih Millet Avenue KabataşSecurity guards who saw suspicious packages at Haseki and Fındıkzade stations on the Güngören tram line informed the police.
Police teams from the scene, took a large security measures around the stops. Then bomb disposal experts came to the scene. Packaged with black tape wrapped bombs, experts detonated in a controlled detonator.
The packages were found to be empty. Tram trips are about an hour due to suspicious packages Kabataş-Yusufpaşa and Çapa-Güngören between the stops. After the completion of the examinations, tram services returned to normal.